Canada

Driving the Bow Valley Parkway – An Alternative Way to Explore Banff National Park

Although essentially just a road, driving the Bow Valley Parkway is an experience in itself, and we made sure to set aside almost a whole day to explore it. Scenic viewpoints, open meadlows, picnic areas and interpretive displays scatter the route, providing us with the chance to discover more about the incredible wildlife, landscape and… Continue reading Driving the Bow Valley Parkway – An Alternative Way to Explore Banff National Park

Europe, slovenia

Getting Lost in the Maze of Piran – Slovenia

Despite the fact that tourism in Solvenia is growing year on year, most visitors don't tend to venture much further than Ljubljana and Lake Bled, yet this beautiful country has so much more to offer. With only 46.6km of coastline, Piran is one of the few charming coastal towns in Slovenia, nestled along the 'Slovene… Continue reading Getting Lost in the Maze of Piran – Slovenia

Europe, slovenia

3 Days in Ljubljana – The Ultimate To Do List

Colourful Art Nouveau buildings, a multitude of picturesque bridges, cobbled streets and a castle on a hill are what make up the truly beautiful city of Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. The city really is a hidden gem that is growing in popularity year after year. Slovenia as a whole is becoming a more popular… Continue reading 3 Days in Ljubljana – The Ultimate To Do List

Canada

Tackling the Grouse Grind – Mother Nature’s Stairmaster

Let me just say they don't call it the Grouse Grind for nothing. I'm no hiker, I like a walk but that is about as far as it goes, so what made me think it was a good idea to have a go climbing one of the biggest mountains surrounding Vancouver I have no idea.… Continue reading Tackling the Grouse Grind – Mother Nature’s Stairmaster

Canada

A Self Guided Walking Tour of Vancouver, Canada

The bustling city of Vancouver is known for its many neighbourhoods, which, although all located close to each other, each offer something very different. These enclaves invite visitors and locals alike to savour a range of diverse, colourful settings, soak up the urban vibes and stroll through beaches, parks, harbours and skyscraper surrounded sidewalks all… Continue reading A Self Guided Walking Tour of Vancouver, Canada

Canada

The Truth About Visiting Moraine Lake

I remember the first saw a photo of Moraine Lake a few years ago, and from that point onwards I was captivated. It was one of the most beautiful looking places I have ever seen, and I remember thinking at some point in my life I would have to see this incredible feat of nature… Continue reading The Truth About Visiting Moraine Lake

Europe, slovenia

A Perfect Day at Lake Bohinj – Slovenia

Lake Bohinj really is stunning. This true Alpine lake is situated in Triglav Natural Park, a beautiful mountainous area in the northwest corner of Slovenia. Although it might not look that large, it is actually the biggest permanent lake in the whole country (there is a bigger one but it tends to dry up in… Continue reading A Perfect Day at Lake Bohinj – Slovenia

USA

Incredible Views of Lady Liberty from the Staten Island Ferry

The Statue of Liberty stands tall and proud on Ellis Island, and is arguably one of the most prominent landmarks in the city. No trip to New York would be complete without a close up view of this mighty monument, however any tour taking you up to the island where she stands can set you… Continue reading Incredible Views of Lady Liberty from the Staten Island Ferry

Thailand

The Incredible Climb to Tiger Cave Temple – Krabi

I like to consider myself as a fairly fit person, however my trip to the Tiger Cave Temple in Krabi, Thailand was determined to prove me wrong. Climbing to the temple meant tackling over 1000 steps in the hot, humid rainforest, but the views and sense of accomplishment at the top made the struggle completely… Continue reading The Incredible Climb to Tiger Cave Temple – Krabi

croatia, Europe

Sibenik – Croatia’s Hidden Gem

Sibenik is, in my opinion, Croatia's hidden gem, and by far my favourite town of all that we visited on our Croatia road trip. Away from the crowded streets of the country's popular tourist haunts like Split and Dubrovnik, the town is full of a different type of life and charm, and one that I… Continue reading Sibenik – Croatia’s Hidden Gem